Sainsbury’s was founded in 1869 and today operates over 1,200 supermarkets and convenience stores, employing around 161,000 people.

Sainsbury’s has grown to become one of the UKs best-known retailers, holding 16.7% of the grocery market share.

As part of our Pedigree Hereford breeding programme, Bishop Burton's herd provide home-reared British beef for the College’s commercial partnership with Dunbia, which supplies beef to retailers including Sainsbury’s.